PeoplesBank holds annual Earth Day plants and seeds giveaway

Four bank locations celebrated Earth Day Eve by giving away a total of 400 locally grown tomato plants.

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – PeoplesBank is going green in honor of Earth Day.

Four bank locations celebrated Earth Day Eve by giving away a total of 400 locally grown tomato plants as well as garden seeds.

22News spoke with the Regional Manager about the importance of recognizing Earth Day. “We should leave our communities in a stronger better way than ever before and part of that is being green-friendly and eco-friendly,” said Tammy Bordeaux.

Bordeaux told 22News PeoplesBank has financed more than $126 million dollars in wind, solar, and hydroelectric power through clean energy projects.

Earth Day is a globally celebrated holiday held on April 22nd each year.